May, 2014 Events

Chicago ISPI Event
Title: Webinar: Righting the Enterprise: A Book Discussion
Date: May 20, 2014
Time: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Virtual
Cost: Free
When you register, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the free book and instructions for accessing the conference.
Information and registration: http://cispi.com/Chicago-ISPI-Events

OD Network of Chicago Event
Title: Crowdsourced Coaching (sm) for Leadership Development
Presenter: Dr. Jay Colker
Date: Thursday, May 8, 2014
Time: 5:30 p.m. Dinner; 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Program
Location: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, fourth floor, 325 N. Wells Street (across from The Merchandise Mart), Chicago, IL
For information and registration: http://odnchicago.org/event/crowdsourced-coaching-sm-for-leadership-development

CODIC Event
Title: Leveraging Social Media to Attract, Retain and Develop Organizational Talent
Speaker: Glenn Raines
Date: Saturday, May 3, 2014
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Location: Benedictine University, Kindlon Hall, Room KN26, 5700 College Road, Lisle, IL 60532
Fees: Members-No Fee Guests-$15 (cash or check payable to CODIC accepted)
For information and registration: www.codic.us

CCASTD Event
Title: Delivering Training
Date: Saturday, May 3, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: DePaul University’s O’Hare Campus
Cost: $250 per session for CCASTD members and $275 for nonmembers
This session is part of CCASTD’s spring Workplace Learning and Performance Institute.
Questions: e-mail “wlpi@ccastd.org”
Registration: http://ccastd.site-ym.com/events/event_details.asp?id=407708

April, 2014 Events

CCASTD Event
Title: Evaluating Learning Impact
Presenter: Ken Phillips, L&D consultant
Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: DePaul University’s O’Hare Campus
Cost: $250 per session for CCASTD members and $275 for nonmembers
This session is part of CCASTD’s spring Workplace Learning and Performance Institute.
Questions: e-mail “wlpi@ccastd.org”
Registration: http://ccastd.site-ym.com/events/event_details.asp?id=407707

CCASTD Event
Title: Skills Seminar: How Asynchronous Face-to-Face Communication Can Improve SME Relationships
Presenter: Jackie Zahn, I Want to eLearn
Date: Thursday, April 17, 2014
Time: 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Location: DePaul University School for New Learning (O’Hare Campus)
For information and registration: http://www.ccastd.org/events/event_details.asp?id=408295#

STC Chicago Event
Title: User Experience – Staying Relevant in a User-centric World
Speaker: Stuart Bender
Date: Thursday, April 17, 2014
Start time: 6:00 pm
Location: The Parthenon, 314 S. Halsted Street, Chicago, IL
For more information: http://www.stc-chicago.com/2014/03/22/april-user-experience-staying-relevant-user-centric-world/

Chicago ISPI Event
Dates: April 13-16, 2014
Title: ISPI Conference
Location: Indianapolis, IN

ODN Chicago-related Event
Title: Contemporary Trends in Change Management
Presenters include: Edgar H. Schein, Ph.D.
Dates: Saturday and Sunday, April 12-13, 2014
Location: Benedictine University, 5700 College Road Lisle, IL
OD Network of Chicago members receive a 50% discount for the entire two days of this event.
For more information: http://www.ben.edu/50plus/

ODN Chicago Event
Title: Green is Good! OD and Environmental Sustainability
Facilitator: Robert Gramillano, EdD
Date: Thursday, April 10, 2014
Time: Dinner 5:30 p.m., Program 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Location: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 325 N. Wells, Fourth Floor, Chicago, IL 60654; Parking at Kinzie & Wells
(secure discount ticket validation at the 4th floor desk)
For more information and to register: http://odnchicago.org/homepage

March, 2014 Events

STC Chicago Event
Title: Awards and Recognition Banquet
Date: Thursday, March 20, 2014
Time: 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Black Steer Charhouse, 1180 W Devon Avenue, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
For more information: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=erucd7bab&oeidk=a07e870y5ks9a5102c4

CCASTD Event
Title: Getting Your Audience to React the Way You Want
Presenter: David Lewis, CEO and Co-Founder, Pinnacle Performance Company
Date: Thursday, March 20, 2014
Time: 5:30 – 8:30 PM CDT
Location: Holiday Inn Chicago North Shore, 5300 W. Touhy Avenue, Skokie, IL 60077
CCASTD’s March networking event and dinner seminar is focused on getting the audience reaction you want. Whether in a presentation, team meeting, one-on-one conversation or any other social or professional communication, executing ideal participant engagement is critical but sometimes frustratingly difficult.
More info: http://www.ccastd.org/events/event_details.asp?id=400896

ODN Event
Title: Change Intelligence:  Use the Power of CQ to Lead Change that   Sticks
Facilitator: Barbara A. Trautlein, Ph.D
Date: March 13, 2014
Time: Dinner begins at 5:30 p.m.
Location: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 325 N. Wells Street, 4th Floor (across from The Merchandise Mart)

CODIC Event
Title: Elements of Innovation
Speaker: Dr. Stephen Di Biase, President of Premier Insights, LLC
Date: Saturday, March 8, 2014
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Location: Benedictine University, Kindlon Hall, Room KN025, 5700 College Road, Lisle, IL 60532
Fee: Members-No Fee, Guests-$15 (cash or check payable to CODIC accepted)
More info: http://codic.us/content/elements-innovation

February, 2014 Events

CCASTD Event
Title: The 20-15-30-20-10 Method for Fast, Low-Cost Learning
Presenter: Kris Felstehausen
Date: Thursday, February 20, 2014
Location: DePaul University’s Naperville Campus
Description: CCASTD’s first skills seminar of 2014. The presentation will examine how to overcome obstacles to learning development. The event will feature a networking hour and a light buffet meal. Early-bird discounted registration closes on Monday, February 10.
Registration: http://www.ccastd.org/events/event_details.asp?id=379179

STC Chicago Event
Title: TechSmith’s SnagIt Application
Date: February 20, 2014
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: CARA Offices, 2215 York Road, Suite 300, Oak Brook, IL 60523
For more information: February: TechSmith’s – SnagIt Application

ODN Chicago Event
Title: Polarity Thinking and the PACT
Facilitator: Neesa Sweet, certified PACT Consultant, certified Neuroleadership Coach, and the principal consultant of the Braided River Group
Date: February 13, 2014
Time: Dinner 5:30 p.m., Program 6:30 p.m.
Location: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 325 N. Wells Street, 4th floor, Chicago, IL 60654
Description: Learn about the advantages of managing BOTH-AND on crucial issues.
Notes: Please register by February 11th so we can ensure enough food for everyone. Ample parking is nearby; Hubbard and Orleans is a little cheaper than Kinzie and Wells.
Register: http://odnchicago.org/event/polarity-thinking-and-the-pact

Chicago ISPI Event
Title: World Café – Annual Member Event (and casual dinner)
Date: Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Time: 5:30 to 6:00 p.m. Registration and Networking, 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. World Café
Location: True Value Company, Chicago, IL
For more information: http://www.cispi.com/Chicago-ISPI-Events

CCASTD Event
Title: Making the Business Case for Interactive Learning
Presenter: Trish Uhl
Date: Monday, February 10, 2014
Description: CCASTD’s Interactive Learning PDN. This session is FREE and open to the public.
Location: ComedySportz Theatre, Chicago
For more info or to register: http://www.ccastd.org/events/event_details.asp?id=400256

January, 2014 Events

Chicago ISPI Event
Title: Webinar – ISPI Conference Preview
Date: January 24, 2014
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Online

CCASTD Event
Title: State of the Learning & Development Industry: Are you ready for 2014?
Date: Thursday, January 16, 2014
Location: Meadows Club, Rolling Meadows, IL
CCASTD is excited to host five learning leaders from Chicagoland in an informative panel discussion about their perspective on the state of the learning & development industry for 2014.
Learn more and register: http://bit.ly/IDqYsP

STC Chicago Event
Title: Free Webinar! Social Collaboration: How User-Added Content Enhances Your Documentation
Speaker: Jennifer White, MadCap Software
Date: Thursday, January 16, 2014
Start time: 12:00 p.m. CT
Location: Online
For more information: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/731878073

CODIC Event
Title: Roles, Goals and Context
Speaker: Chetan Borkhetaria, Global Learning Consultant, Lenovo
Date: Saturday, January 11, 2014
Times: 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Registration & Networking, 8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. New Member Orientation, 9:00 a.m. – Noon Program
Fees: Members – No Charge; Guests – $15 (cash or check accepted)
Location: Benedictine University, 5700 College Road, Kindlon Hall – Room TBD, Lisle, IL 60532
RSVP today for this informative session! RSVPs help us order refreshments for the session.
For more information: http://codic.us

ODN Chicago Event
Title: Globally-Competent OD
Facilitators: Olga Tararukhina, Ph.D., and Charisse Kosova
Date: January 9, 2014
Time: Dinner 5:30 p.m.; Program 6:30 p.m.
Location: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 325 N. Wells Street, 4th floor, Chicago, IL
Description: Olga Tararukhina, Ph.D., and Charisse Kosova will facilitate a series of role plays with teams addressing client needs based on such typical OD interventions as engagement, performance management systems, a merger/acquisition, leadership development, and succession planning, while facing cultural challenges.
Note: This program will be held across from The Merchandise Marty. Discounted parking is available at Kinzie & Wells or Hubbard & Orleans. Be sure to pick up your discounted parking ticket at the 4th floor information desk.
Register: http://odnchicago.org/event/an-introduction-to-globally-competent-od